Director: GIOVANNI TROILO
The two sides of Frida Kahlo's spirit: on one side the revolutionary, pioneering artist of contemporary feminism and on the other, the human being, victim of her tortured body and a tormented relationship.
Giovanni Troilo was born in 1977 in Putignano, Italy. Director and photographer. He began filming and taking photographs at a young age. In 2011 he directed «Fan Pio», his first feature length film. Between 2012 and 2015 he directed three series of documentaries about famous Italian photographers. In 2016 «William Kentridge, Triumphs and Laments», his documentary film about the South African artist William Kentridge, was in competition at Rome International Film Festival. «Coeurope», his work set in Belgium on contemporary Europe, was in competition at IDFA.